India UK FTA to be finalized by Diwali: Minister

The UK-INDIA week 2022 which will begin on June 27, is a five-day conclave that will be attended by over 100 leading politicians, global business leaders, innovators and disruptors from the UK and India.

India UK FTA to be finalized by Diwali: Minister
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Indian Minister for Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal, inaugurated the UK-India Week 2022, organized by UK-headquartered India Global Forum (IGF), at London on May 26,2022.

At the event, Goyal said that both India and UK are on track for finalizing a free-trade agreement (FTA) that works for the two nations. “The way things are progressing, we’ll actually land up doing a full FTA with the UK by Diwali. We are working toward a fair deal and a win-win for both countries,” he said to the gathering.